When was Buckingham Palace built? The building was built in 1703. In the beginning, the palace was a mansion built for John Sheffield, Duke of Buckingham and Normanby. In 1762, George III, King of Great Britain and Ireland, made it his personal home. It was not until 1837, with queen Victoria's accession to the throne, that this palace became the official residence of the English sovereigns.
What unusual thing can be found in Buckingham Palace? Unexpectedly, an ATM was installed in Buckingham Palace, under the recommendation of Queen Elizabeth II herself.